Safeguarding Adults training is available for anyone who works with or cares for adults at risk of significant harm. The training available extends from awareness level, through alerter, practitioner, investigator and manager levels.
All Safeguarding Adults Courses are specifically designed to meet occupational competencies in health and social care. The courses also incorporate the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards at all levels.
Please see the Training Guide and Calendars below for information about which course to attend and dates
There is no charge for Safeguarding training for those working in Provider Services in the Private, Voluntary and Independent sectors.
If you work in the statutory sector please contact your Training or Workforce Development Teams who will assist you in accessing safeguarding training at the appropriate level.
If you wish to discuss your Safeguarding Adults or Mental Capacity workforce development requirements and how we can assist you please contact our mailbox: email@example.com
- Which course do I need? Read this Training Guide (370KB - pdf help) to find out which course is right for you to attend and how to access it.
- How can I book a place? Go to the online booking system to view live availability of courses. You will then need to select the following drop down menus:
- Safeguarding, MCA, DLS & Domestic Violence
- Course Level
- Course Title
Awareness Level Course Materials
This programme should be used at Day 1 of Induction or as soon as possible for New Workers. It consists of learner workbook, guidance for Line Managers/Trainers and a certificate.
Practitioner Level Course Materials
- Essential Standards (256KB - pdf help)
- Practitioner Level Safeguarding - pre course workbook (182KB - pdf help)
- Practitioner Level Safeguarding - post course workbook (261KB - pdf help)
- Practitioner Level Safeguarding - course materials (morning) (1.08MB - pdf help)
- Practitioner Level Safeguarding - course materials (afternoon) (859KB - pdf help)
Mental Capacity Act & Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Programme
- Practitioner Level MCA & DOLS - pre course workbook (173KB - pdf help)
- Practitioner Level MCA & DOLS - post course workbook (262KB - pdf help)
- Practitioner Level MCA & DOLS - course materials (morning) (809KB - pdf help)
- Practitioner Level MCA & DOLS - course materials (afternoon) (738KB - pdf help)
To discuss your individual needs email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Further details on Safeguarding Adults, the Mental capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards can be found on the Devon Safeguarding Adults website.